What a fun first week for the Red Letter Challenge! As people at Summit started the journey, we’ve seen people from other states (and other countries) decide to take the 40-day challenge with us. Growth Groups started strong as well. People I bumped into this week were excited about gathering with their groups, and one […]


I can’t wait to see what God has in store as we take the Red Letter Challenge! We are launching this church-wide series on Sunday, January 27 to focus on the words of Jesus (often printed in red letters in the Bible) and be challenged to put them into practice. As Jesus said, “Therefore everyone who […]


As we step into 2019, I’m excited to share about our Red Letter Challenge starting on January 27! To learn more check out this 40-second video:   I want to invite you to be a part of this exciting journey with us here at Summit. For 40 days we will focus on the words of […]


Tomorrow we will begin celebrating Christmas with our church and community! It’s going to be a beautiful worship experience as we sing some favorite Christmas carols, celebrate communion and share some fun moments together. For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful […]


I love this time of year and can’t wait to celebrate Christmas with you in the next 10 days! There are lots of parties and plans this time of year–but for Christians around the world it is a joyful time to gather together for worship. Next weekend there’s one service on Sunday, December 23 and […]


How are you getting ready for Christmas? In our family we normally pull out decorations the day after Thanksgiving, and this year was no exception. Our kids make sure it happens right away! Christmas music is also playing in the background (when we can convince Alexa to play the right station). As we prepare our […]


God’s blessings as you celebrate Thanksgiving today! My heart is filled with gratitude as I think about the hope we have in Christ, the family in my life and for all of you at Summit. It is a joy to serve the Lord with you! Many of you have taken significant steps of faith this […]


As we head into the weekend, here are three quick updates to keep you in the loop: Joy of Giving Info Pastor Allen’s Sunday Message Summit’s New Administrative Director We hope you are having a great Friday – and that will join us this Sunday for church! Joy of Giving This Thanksgiving and Christmas season […]


This past year I asked 12 Summit leaders to be a part of a group called our Vision Frame Team. With significant God-given ministries opportunities befor our church, we took some extended time to pray and seek His guidance about the future. The team did some incredible work! While we shared their progress at a couple […]


So how do you handle stress in your life? People respond in many different ways–some that are healthy and some that are not. The good news is that God offers those who turn to him a way to exchange their stress for peace! It’s why this Sunday I am excited to share a final message in […]